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- An example of a limiting factor is only being able to serve soup to ten people because you only have ten soup bowls.
- An example of a limiting factor is the destruction of a food that an organism needs to survive.
The definition of a limiting factor is something that limits an activity or prevents a population from expanding.
an environmental factor that limits the growth or activities of an organism or that restricts the size of a population or its geographical range